Farmers’ market, community garden slated for Crane Park

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A farmers' market and community garden are coming to Crane Park, initiatives that may help address the Fourth Ward's status as a so-called "food desert." The Montclair Center Business Improvement...

Love them or hate them – Sidewalk cafes are back for the summer

By KELLY NICHOLAIDES for Montclair Local Eateries are taking their business outside as temperatures rise and sidewalk cafe customers spring for outdoor dining. However, some owners have been hit with violations. There are 71 establishments that...
liquor license

No takers – $1 M liquor license fails to garner bids

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news No one showed up for the Nov. 28 public auction of the township’s new liquor license. Applications were to be received by Nov. 15 with all pre-qualifiers being notified by Nov....

Montclair BID chief grilled by council on farmers’ market plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A farmers’ market is coming to Crane Park, and a community garden is also in the works for the plot of land, although the initiator of those two projects apologized to the...

Once free, residents now charged to attend Adult School

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair residents will now have to pay tuition to take classes at the Adult School of Montclair as part of the school’s new policy. But that tuition comes with a 50 percent discount. In...

Corner’s owner advances plans for restaurant in Marzullo’s space

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The former Marzullo’s Restaurant & Caterers space may be the second Montclair venue about to see a revival. The old Marzullo’s location on Grove Street has now been completely gutted by contractors, and...
Seymour

Two lots to be closed near Wellmont Theater

Two municipal lots will close during construction in the area of the Wellmont Theater for the Seymour Street redevelopment project. South Willow Street Lot was closed last week and South Fullerton East Lot will...
Walnut Parklet

Walnut Street Parklet to hold opening Saturday

Porch on Walnut to open Saturday.

Montclair hair salon tries out green recycling methods

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Upstairs at Bangz Salon on South Fullerton Avenue, you’ll find three large cardboard boxes filled with trash awaiting shipping. One contains a large bag of hair sweepings from the salon floor. Another...

Montclair ice cream shop’s logo stirs up controversy

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The new downtown Dairy Air Ice Cream Co. was blasted this week for its derrière-themed name and provocative cow logo, which some found offensive and demeaning to women. The kerfuffle has apparently...